Stick or Twist? One of Indonesia’s state airport operators wants to develop airports in Africa, but could well do better by remaining focused on its home market

Angkasa Pura II (AP II), one of the two (with Angkasa Pura I) state-owned airport operators in Indonesia, has said it will target African countries…..

Responsible tourism: What’s in a label?

There is no argument that responsible tourism is gaining steam as sustainability becomes a mainstay of everyday life. But at times travellers could experience challenges…..

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Americas appointment highlights of the month – October 2019

The travel, tourism and aviation industries in the Americas region witness policy and upper level changes on a daily basis. It is important to not…..

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ASPAC appointment highlights of the month – October 2019

The travel, tourism and aviation industries in the ASPAC region witness policy and upper level changes on a daily basis. It is important to not…..

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EMEA appointment highlights of the month – October 2019

The travel, tourism and aviation industries in the EMEA region witness policy and upper level changes on a daily basis. It is important to not…..

Shifting Sands – an update on latest developments across the Middle East

The Middle East market has been a story of growth for so many recent years as the development strategies from the likes of Emirates Airline,…..

Country Insight: #12 – Italy

This year The Blue Swan Daily will countdown the world’s 100 largest aviation markets based upon departure seats in 2018. Here, using the extensive profile…..

Looking towards 2020, Sabre survey reveals top traveller trends in Asia Pacific

Sabre Corporation recently released the results of an APAC-wide study that compiles insight from over 500 travel professionals. Looking towards 2020, here are 5 key…..

Russia’s airports seek to attract 300 million passengers annually by 2024

The head of Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency (Rosaviatsiya), Aleksandr Neradko, says that growth in air transport services continues in 2019, with 11% overall growth…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces

Each week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

Bitcoin Watch – Bitcoin back above USD9,000 in mere minutes

Early last week, Bitcoin took a sharp dive in value and dropped below USD8,800, despite almost two weeks well above the USD9,000 mark. The increase…..